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Auction Preview: Jewels, Antiques and Furnishings at Poggio Bracciolini, Florence, Jan 26

What: Jewels, Antiques and FurnishingsWhere: Via Poggio Bracciolini, 26 , 50122 Florence - ItalyWhen: Jan 26, 10:00 AMPublic Viewing: Florence, Via Poggio Bracciolini, 26 - from Sunday 21 to Tuesday 23 January 2018 - 10-13 / 15-19 hoursThe sale at Poggio Brac

Fortec explains why it abandoned 2018 F2 entry

The British single-seater squad had been granted an entry to the second-tier category for this year, but it was announced last week that it would “step back” following a joint evaluation with F2 boss Bruno Michel.The F2 field will feature 10 teams for a

Ledecka gets rare double Olympic gold; US men win curling

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - On a snowboard and skis, Ester Ledecka is a history-making Olympic gold medalist. One of the surprising breakout stars of the Winter Games, the Czech pulled double-duty on the slopes in Pyeongchang and became the first to win s

As the Trump administration retreats on climate change, US cities are moving forward

Cities are moving forward on climate change as the Trump administration retreats

From Whole Foods to Amazon, invasive technology controlling workers is more dystopian than you think

Amazon received a patent for ultrasonic wristbands that track the movement of warehouse workers’ hands during work

The Republican Party: Now and forever Trumpified

CPAC 2018 was Donald Trump's coronation, signaling «Mission accomplished» for his takeover of the GOP

Charged 'Putin's chef' runs news sites along with troll army

MOSCOW (AP) - He's been indicted in the U.S. for meddling in the 2016 presidential election with an army of trolls and his private military company has trodden battlefields in Ukraine and Syria. Still, the Russian multimillionaire dubbed «Putin's chef&r

PNB fraud: Justice I deserve is far off, says Mehul Choksi to jobless staff

Mehul Choksi wrote to 3,500 employees, saying it would be 'very tough' to clear dues of his employees or pay future salaries

Webb «shocked» by LMP1 quality despite Porsche exit

Webb was recently confirmed for a third WEC season with the ByKolles squad, which was the sole privateer entry in the LMP1 class last year until it abandoned its campaign mid-season.However, the Austrian-licenced outfit has now been joined by two Ginettas op

Why Renault's biggest nightmare could be its best help

Renault F1 chief Cyril Abiteboul makes no secret of the fact that he is about to enter some incredibly choppy political waters.For, from the moment he gave the nod for the French car manufacturer to supply engines to McLaren as well as Red Bull, he knew it wa

ESAF Small Finance Bank plans to open 100 branches

Kerala-based ESAF Small Finance Bank plans to open 100 branches by March as part of expanding presence across the country, a top official said.

Banking sector this week: New scam at OBC, PNB and Nirav Modi exchange letters and all about the scam

Tremors of such scams seem to have been felt by to other banks as well as top management of several public sector banks have begun conducting reviews

PNB Fraud: A look at the Nirav Modi-owned luxury wheels that were seized by ED

The cars include a Rolls Royce Ghost, two Mercedes Benz, one Porsche Panamera, three high end Honda cars and one Toyota Fortuner

New insurance regulator, new challenges

In the current race, industry chiefs and bureaucrats are in tough competition to sit on the pedestral to lead the insurance sector

Auction Preview: Americana Online at Skinner, Feb 26 - Mar 5

What: Americana Online (Feb 26 - Mar 5)Where: Skinner, 63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, United States. (Online)When: Feb 26, 3:00 PM ESTPublic Viewing: March 1, 12PM – 5PM March 2, 12PM – 8PMTop Lots of the Sale:- «Riverside Buildings Below a Cliff&

Auction Preview: Fine Wines and Spirits at Aguttes, Lyon, Feb 28

What: Fine Wines and SpiritsWhere: Aguttes, 13, bis place Jules Ferry - 69 006, LyonWhen: Feb 28, 5:00 PMTop Lots of the Sale:- «1B Romanée Conti (Grand Cru) 3 cm on capsule» - eqi with unreadable vintage; against damaged label with also unreadab

Auction Preview: Silver, Ceramics, Design at Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner, Bredgade, Mar 8

What: Silver, Ceramics, DesignWhere: Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner, Bredgade 33, DK-1260 Copenhagen K, DenmarkWhen: Mar 8, 2:00 PMTop Lots of the Sale:- «A pair of large sterling silver candlesticks with hammered surface»; spiral fluted stem and

Auction Preview: Oriental Carpets, Textiles and Tapestries at Dorotheum, Vienna, Mar 14

What: Oriental Carpets, Textiles and TapestriesWhere: Dorotheum, Dorotheergasse 17, 1010 Wien, AustriaWhen: When: March 14, 2018 at 05.00 pmPublic viewing: March 7, March 8, March 9, March 10, March 11, March 12, March 13 & March 14Top lots of the sale:-

Canadian athlete detained after taking a car at Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - South Korean police say they've detained a Canadian ski cross competitor, his wife and a coach for allegedly taking a car during the Pyeongchang Olympics. Police on Saturday said the three allegedly got into a car in front of

Niskanen's tactics pay off, Finland wins 1st Olympic gold

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Iivo Niskanen put on new skis with 10 kilometers remaining in the 50-kilometer cross-country mass start race. Russian rival Alexander Bolshunov did not. The tactical decision proved to be the difference for Niskanen, who beat B

AP PHOTOS: Olympians rush toward gold in games' last weekend

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - In the waning days of the Pyeongchang Olympics, athletes are pressing to win now or wait four years for their next chance. Emotions are running high from the ski jumping center to the cross-country skiing trail. Associated Pres

Russian cross-country success led by doping-tainted coach

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - They are hailed as the vanguard of a new generation of clean Russian cross-country skiers, all are under the age of 23 and all are coached by a man who was once suspended for doping offenses. The youthful quartet is trained by

Renault admits it has yet to show real 2018 car

The French manufacturer prompted a fair deal of intrigue after renderings of its new RS18 appeared to show very little change from its 2017 car.It was unclear at the time as to whether this was because the team had steered clear of a major overhaul, or becau

United States wins Olympic gold medal in men's curling, beats Sweden 10-7 in final

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) - United States wins Olympic gold medal in men's curling, beats Sweden 10-7 in final.

As Olympics wrap up, still no coverage in North Korea

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - While hundreds of millions of the world's people get ready to watch the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, North Koreans are still waiting to see the first event. The lack of news at home is a stark contrast w

American men win Olympic curling gold, beat Sweden 10-7

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) - The American men have won the Olympic gold medal in curling in a decisive upset of Sweden. John Shuster skipped the United States to a 10-7 victory on Saturday for only the second curling medal in U.S. history. Shuster was part o

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 15 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Czech snow star Ester Ledecka won the second leg of an unheard-of Olympic double, taking the gold medal in snowboarding's parallel giant slalom to go with her surprise skiing victory in the Alpine super-G a week earlier. Norway

PNB scam: ED attaches 21 properties worth Rs 5.23 bn of Nirav Modi group

Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi, others are being investigated by ED and other probe agencies after Rs 114 bn-fraud came to light

The justice I deserve is far off... I will face my destiny, Mehul Choksi tells Gitanjali employees - Full text of letter

Full text of the letter written by Mehul Choksi to Gitanjali#39;s employees

Saudi oil minister hopes Opec, allies will ease output cuts in 2019

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is reducing output by about 1.2 million barrels per day as part of a deal with Russia

PNB fraud redux? Bank of Maharashtra knocks CBI's door in loan default case

Delhi-based businessman Amit Singla dishonestly induced bank for getting loan on false representation by forging documents

Nebraska man shares land with paying visitors

WOOD RIVER, NEB. (AP) - It started with a piece of a cardboard box nailed to a wood railing on the waterfowl viewing deck at the Platte River near Alda. Hand-printed in block letters across the sign: «Crane viewing on private property. Large roost site

Silverton works to diversify winter economy beyond skiers

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) - Residents of Silverton are getting creative to diversify the town's tenuous winter tourism economy, especially because this year's abysmally dry and warm season has hit local mainstays hard. «For so long we've relied only on the tr

Rogue tweets draw more visitors to Badlands National Park

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - Badlands National Park saw its third straight year of increased attendance in 2017, and at least part of the bump in visitation can be attributed to unintended publicity from a rogue tweet storm. The 1,054,324 visitors made 2017 the bu

Avalanche center director studies snowpack to save lives

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) - Most guests at Whitefish Mountain Resort turned in as the snow picked up on a Wednesday afternoon. But wintry conditions are part of Zach Guy's job. To demonstrate his work, the avalanche forecaster pointed his skis toward a gentle slo

PNB denies rumours regarding cash withdrawal restriction and Virat Kohli stepping down as ambassador

PNB issued a public notice to address the many baseless, false reports doing the rounds of the media regarding various bank operations.

PNB fraud 'scar' on economy: Jaitley slams regulators, hints at new norms

At ET Global Business Summit, Arun Jaitley said that unlike politicians, regulators in the Indian system are unaccountable

Trail Blazers take on skidding Suns (Feb 24, 2018)

PHOENIX -- Portland had little trouble with the hottest team in the NBA on Friday.

Jazz host Mavericks looking to start new winning streak (Feb 24, 2018)

SALT LAKE CITY -- Rebuilding momentum becomes the newest task for Utah.

Kings fighting for playoff spot as they host Oilers (Feb 24, 2018)

After a sizzling start to the season, the Los Angeles Kings find themselves on the outside of the playoffs looking in if the season ended this weekend.
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